Wilson, Charles

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Name
Wilson, Charles Gender: M
Charles Haynes Wilson
born on 16 May 1909 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 24°43' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 09°37 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 28°58'



Biography

Scottish educator and administrator. A political scientist, he was appointed Principal of Leicester university College and, later, Principal and Vice Chancellor of the University of Glasgow from 1961-1976. During his tenure at Glasgow he oversaw the expansion of the university initiated by his predecessor, Sir Hector Hetherington - notably the completion of six new buildings and the initial construction of two others.

He was knighted in 1965. He died November 1, 2002.

Link to Wikipedia

Relationships

  • compare to chart of Hetherington, Hector (born 21 July 1888). Notes: Succeeded Hetherington as Principal of Glasgow University

Events

Source Notes

Steinbrecher Collection: Paul Wright quotes birth certificate

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator (Pincipal of Leicester University, Principal of Glasgow University)
  • Vocation : Education : Other Education (Professor of Political Science)
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Political Science